Graduating design students showcasing work in Lawrence and Kansas City galleries

The KU School of Architecture & Design is excited to announce that, for the first time since 2019, Department of Design Senior Shows will once again take place in person at galleries in Lawrence and Kansas City.

See the schedule below and visit the KU Senior Show website for a digital gallery of work from our Illustration & Animation, Industrial Design, Photography, and Visual Communication Design programs.

All KU Senior Shows are free and open to the public. 



APRIL 26 - MAY 4


An Uncertain Depth: BFA in Photography Exhibition

When: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Where:Edgar Heap of Birds Family Gallery, Chalmers Hall, University of Kansas

Instructor: Lilly McElroy



Illustration & Animation + Visual Communication Design Senior Shows

When: 4:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Where: Guild KC, 1621 Locust St, Kansas City, MO 64108

Instructors: Barry Fitzgerald and Sam Yates

Websites: Illustration & Animation | Visual Communication Design


Industrial Design Senior Show

When: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Where: Crossroads Hotel, 2101 Central Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

Instructor: Betsy Barnhart

Website: Industrial Design